Culture, fashion and costume history from Antique to the 20th century. Extensive collection of rare illustrations & images.
Veiled Egyptian Woman with child. The Oriental Album.
Veiled Egyptian Woman
Veiled Egyptian Woman with child.
The Oriental Album. Characters, costumes, and modes of life, in the valley of the Nile by James Augustus St. John (1801-1875). Painting by Emile Prisse d’Avennes. Dedicated to the artist’s friend, the botanist George Lloyd. Engraved by Eugene Le Roux (1807-63). Published by James Madden, London 1851